Shree Ravechi Dham Temple welcomes
you to the holy place of the Place Of Ravechi Dham Ta. Rapar Vagad
Kutch and the sacred soil where from Bhagvan Shri Ravechi Mataji
took his last journey to his neejdham. The temple is built at the
shore of the Rav Village on the Western corner of Indian
subcontinent. This pilgrimage is one of the oldest and find its
reference in the ancient texts like Other Inkarmation Of Godesst
Maa Ashapura Desh Devi Of Kutch.
A temple of Goddess Ravechi Mata, a
confined goddess, is on the bank of a large and beautiful pond in
Rav. This temple was built in 1821. It is almost 54 feets high. It
is said that this temple was built by the Pandavas and was
destroyed by the troops of one of the Babies chiefs. In the
current monument with five other images, there is a great
Svayambhu or self-born statue of Ravechi Mata.
Opposite Svayambhu, there is Naklank
or the horse embodiment standing on three legs on a pillar. Akhand
Jyoti Dipika is on one side of the temple. Akhand Jyoti Dipika is
a lamp which is always burning. Besides the main temple, there is
a holy place of Bhairav. Goddess Ravechi is extremely loved by the
people of Vagad. A memorial stone with a message dated 1271 is at
the corner of the square wall. A colorful fair is held in Ravechi
Temple every year on Bhadarva Sud 8 (September).
Ravechi Temple is also known for its
‘Gaushala’ where about 2500 cows are taken care.
Introduction to Ravechi Fair :
(5th & 6th Sep 2011)
Gujarat is the seat of various
religious and cultural orbs. Gujarat, with her rich heritage,
gives tourists the true essence of history and culture. Ravechi
Fair is an important tourist attraction of Gujarat. This fairs of
Gujarat being mainly religious, The Ravechi fair is no exception.
The Ravechi fair is held near the Ravechi Mata temple. Thousands
of devotees come and visit the place and that creates a wonderful
and pious atmosphere.
Description : Revelers at the
Ravechi Fair make it a point to visit the Ravechi Mata temple,
which is the main attraction of the fair. The temple is located in
the Rav village of Gujarat. On the days of the fair, the temple
and its presiding are beautifully decorated, thus creating a
joyous and festive ambience. In this fair more than thirty
thousands devotees and visitors visit the place and participate in
the fair. The fair's attraction lies in the multi-colored stalls,
which are the best places to buy and spot the local handicrafts.
The home made clothes, hand made fabrics, mirror works, embroidery
and lace works are fine specimens of local handi works of the
womenfolk of Gujarat. The Ravechi fair of Gujarat is the perfect
place for people from different cultures to unite. People from the
communities like Ahir, Rabri and Charan take active part in the
Time for celebration of Ravechi
Fair : Ravechi Fair of Gujarat takes place at the end of
Bhadra, a month in the local Hindu . This coincides with the month
of September. Special buses are made available for the visitors
during the fair and the festival.
Pilgrims can avail the guest house
facilities of Shree Ravechi Dham. Trust maintains
a VIP Guesthouse and other guest
houses and an economical dormitory. The total number of rooms in
the trust guest houses are in excess of Two hundred.
How to Reach Ravechi Dham
Bhachau is connected by Rail, Road
and Air with all the major destinations Bhuj & Kandla is connected
with Bhuj to Rail and Road facilities. Ravechi Dham is at a
distance of Near About 200 km. from Bhuj. At present Jet Airway is
operates passenger flight from Bombay.
Bhuj is connected by Rail, Road and
Air with all the major destinations. Rapar is connected with Bhuj
to Road facilities. Ravechi Dham is at a distance of 50 km. from
Rapar. At present Jet Airwais operates passenger flight from
Bombay to Bhuj every day accept Thursday. Ravechi Dham is
connected with Bhuj by road (150 km approx).
Contact Details :
Shree Ravechi Dham,
Moti Rav, Taluka:- Rapar.
District : Kutch, Gujarat.